Rita Newland
Journal of Health Visiting, Vol. 7, Iss. 2, 20 Feb 2019, pp 49

As with any new year, 2019 will see challenges and opportunities that come to light over the next 12 months. This year will no doubt be defined by the challenges of Brexit and the associated political unrest as politicians try to achieve the best outcome for the country. The NHS is also facing major challenges this year as the government again tries to resolve longstanding financial and organisational issues to achieve a sustainable, effective and efficient health service. The most recent plan for achieving this seeks to achieve prevention and population health by changing the funding and organisation of healthcare services in England (NHS England, 2019).

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